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80 percent of U.S. adults face near-poverty, unemployment, survey finds...

TinaCFLE
5:44 PM Jul 28 2013

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WHAT?!

The gauge defines "economic insecurity" as a year or more of periodic joblessness, reliance on government aid such as food stamps or income below 150 percent of the poverty line. Measured across all races, the risk of economic insecurity rises to 79 percent.

That number sounds too big to be believable.

More about this:

http://pandawhale.com/post/23871/4-in-5-in-us-face-near-poverty-no-work

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